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DFL legislative leaders have long flogged Gov. Tim Pawlenty for his reliance on one-time moneys in crafting budget fixes that leave the hard budget-balancing questions for another time. But the omnibus budget supplemental passed today in both legislative chambers, which encompasses every budget sector except the two biggest -- health and human services and K-12 education -- does many of the same budgetary magic tricks that Pawlenty has grown famous for deploying.

DFL’s budget cuts bill has $67 million in one-time money

DFL legislative leaders have long flogged Gov. Tim Pawlenty for his reliance on one-time moneys in crafting budget fixes that leave the hard budget-balancing questions for another time. But the omnibus budget supplemental passed today in both legislative chambers, which encompasses every budget sector except the two biggest -- health and human services and K-12 education -- does many of the same budgetary magic tricks that Pawlenty has grown famous for deploying.

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